The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 11 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 15.71% 18.52% 10.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 64.71% 62.50% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firewall
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Communications & Networking Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 24.29% 29.63% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -29.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Firewall
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Andover

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Andover

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) DV Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (76.47%) Symantec
3 13 (76.47%) DHCP
3 13 (76.47%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) SLA
4 11 (64.71%) NetBackup
4 11 (64.71%) HP SIM
4 11 (64.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
6 9 (52.94%) Linux
7 8 (47.06%) VMware ESX
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (47.06%) SCCM
7 8 (47.06%) SCOM
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) ProCurve

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) SSH
3 2 (11.76%) FTP
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Administrator
2 11 (64.71%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
2 4 (23.53%) ArchiMate
2 4 (23.53%) DoDAF
2 4 (23.53%) MODAF
2 4 (23.53%) SysML
2 4 (23.53%) UML
2 4 (23.53%) SSADM
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
1 15 (88.24%) DV Cleared
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware ESX
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) NetBackup
1 11 (64.71%) HP SIM
1 11 (64.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 8 (47.06%) SCOM
3 3 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) Symantec
4 4 (23.53%) ProCurve
4 4 (23.53%) Brocade
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
6 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL